Ismail Adin, another shop owner in Beyoglu, also said sales of alcohol were down, from about 5,000 lira a day to 2,000 lira.
I get 400 Turkish lira ($198) a month and 300 of that goes on rent.
For I feel sure that you will undertake the business I ask, for love of me and a commission of a lira of piccoli for each ducat.
O'Mally handed him the exact amount, minus the lira for the button.
It costs about a lira and a half—something like thirty cents of our money—to see the fresco.
lira did not feel the spell of night that had settled upon the rest of the world.
The official fee would be five lira—or say three lira—or even two.
We all drank German beer obtained in the saloon at a lira a bottle.
I wanted a little to take with me, for my purse hasn't a lira in it; but, no!
Lire: the lira is an Italian coin of the value of a franc (say, tenpence).